Sportswear brands are currently in an all-out race to produce the best crossover collaborations, and after adidas recently took the time to team up alongside Balenciaga,
“With this image in mind, we designed women’s sportswear with sensual details and neutral colors, as well as my own interpretation of the Humara, my favorite Nike shoe,” said Simon Porte Jacquemus when interviewed. on the inspiration behind the kicks. Two colorways of the ACG-inspired silhouette have now been unveiled, both primed with trail-ready tooling and elevated color palettes. Jacquemus reworks the upper with a cleaner aesthetic by smoothing out the midfoot panels with more white space and tiny Swoosh logos covered in a raised metallic gold finish. The striped banners all over the base are still present, but have been reduced in quantity and only show the face around the collars. The hiker-inspired soles below are kept intact as the midsoles and outsoles remain consistent with their ridged edges.
Take a close look at the upcoming beige and brown colorways above and note that they’re both confirmed to drop on June 28th via jacquemus. Retail price has not yet been announced.
For other news, Nike ACG has introduced its adventure-ready Nike ACG Lowcate.